Double-Latte Selection April 2012 – D.R.E.A.M. Activist
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Double-Latte Selection April 2012 – D.R.E.A.M. Activist

I originally heard about the D.R.E.A.M. or Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act through I had gone to the site to sign another petition and a petition in support of the D.R.E.A.M. act came up as an additional petition I might be interested in signing. Upon reading the short description I knew … Continue reading

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Four Bites of the Real Effects of Reality TV

While on vacation, I FINALLY got to read Reality Bites Back the Troubling Truth about Guilty Pleasure TV by media activist and critic Jennifer Pozner. I throughly enjoyed this book which reads as a 300 page expose on the underlying tones and effects of this genre of TV which has gained increasing popularity since the year … Continue reading

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NEW: The Edna Award $10,000 Award for a Young Woman Leader in the Social Justice Movement

Author’s Note: I heard about this new opportunity from a contact in my network. Feel free to share with others that you know. Also, the emphasis in this post is mine.  *Press Release for Immediate Release April 19, 2011 Contact: Sarah Massey, 202-445-1169* The Berger-Marks Foundation Announces The Edna Award $10,000 Award for a Young Woman Leader … Continue reading